Mr. Burns revokes the dental plan from the power plant's union contract, and when Homer realizes that he'll now have to pay for Lisa's new braces, he leads the power plant employees on a strike, while Mr. Burns struggles to put an end to the rioting. Written by
Did You Know?
Chosen for the #1 spot on Entertainment Weekly's list of the 25 greatest Simpsons episodes in 2003. See more
The nitrous oxide cylinder at the end of the episode is marked N²O. Chemical formulas use subscript for numbers, at least nowadays (the original Berzeluis notation used superscript and was still used during the first half of the 20th century). See more
This is a thousand monkeys working at a thousand typewriters. Soon, they'll have finished the greatest novel known to man.
[reads a page
All right, let's see... "It was the best of times, it was the BLURST of times?" You stupid monkey.
References Singin' in the Rain
Union Strike Folk Song
Written by Jay Kogen
, Jeff Martin
, and Wallace Wolodarsky
Performed by Yeardley Smith See more